Read all about Michael Camilleri, the illustrator of One Minute’s Silence. Welcome to the 'extras'!. The following is a collection of information about the illustrations in One
Minute’s Silence. Some of it is historical information about Gallipoli, WW1, and the
objects from that time depicted in the book. The rest is some background on the
drawings themselves and what the illustrator was trying to do or show.
What book do young readers aged 8-12 love at the moment? Funny Kid for President by Matt Stanton. Engaging story and characters. Very funny. Fast paced. Very cool for kids and ready to borrow!
by By David Walliams
Darkness had come to the town. Strange things were happening in the dead of night. Children would put a tooth under their pillow for the tooth fairy, but in the morning they would wake up to find… a dead slug; a live spider; hundreds of earwigs creeping and crawling beneath their pillow.
Evil was at work. But who or what was behind it…?
Shoutykid: How Harry Riddles Made a Mega-Amazing Zombie Movie
by by Simon Mayle
Call Number: F MAY
Publication Date: 2014
Meet the funniest kid in fiction! Hi there, My name is Harry Riddles and I am ten years old which my mum says is too young to have problems but she is WRONG. My dad just lost his job, which means we might have to move house and I need money to make my mega-amazing zombie movie but there is NO WAY I will sell my X-box! I've written to the Queen, Harry Styles, and the people off Dragons' Den who might be able help but I don't know if they'll write back. If you have any bright ideas for making money I'd love to hear them and I can tell you how to get past level 6 on World of Zombies if you like.
by David Walliams
Call Number: F WAL
Publication Date: 2012
One of David Walliams' hilarious books. Our hero Ben is bored beyond belief after he is made to stay at his grandma's house. She's the boringest grandma ever: all she wants to do is to play Scrabble, and eat cabbage soup. But there are two things Ben doesn't know about his grandma. 1) She was once an international jewel thief. 2) All her life, she has been plotting to steal the crown jewels, and now she needs Ben's help...